Getting Here

Lake Rotoiti Hot Pools is located in Manupirua Bay, Lake Rotoiti, and is only accessible by water or air. Come via boat, kayak, water taxi, or floatplane. Details below:

Lake Rotoiti water taxi

Water Taxi Service

We offer a Water Taxi to the hot pools which operates daily at 3pm returning at 5.30pm, or by appointment for large groups. The water taxi departs from the VR Rotorua Lake Resort in Okawa Bay (along the main highway heading to Rotorua).

Price per person includes admission to the pools.

$65 per adult and $35 for children (5 – 16 years).

Kids under 5 years are FREE with a paying adult.

Bookings are essential, to make a booking online, please CLICK HERE.

Alternatively, you can phone us directly on 0800ROTOITI

Pure Cruise hot pools tour

Affiliate Tours

We are partnered with an awesome bunch of tour operators that include a visit to the hot pools within a varied range of tour packages (either by water or air!). To find out more, check out our Affiliate Tours page.

Lake Rotoiti Hot Pools

Come Via Your Own Vessel

We can accommodate all water vehicles and have five jetties available for you to moor your boat at, and beach access for kayaks and jet skis.

Click here to download the Lake Rotoiti Council Base Map for more info, including boat ramps around the lake.